Entrance Exams

LPN Program

Applicants for the LPN program are required to take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam. A cumulative score of 50% is required for admission.

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LPN-TO-RN Program

Applicants seeking admission to the LPN-to-RN program must pass the entrance exam.
The exam has two sections. You are given three attempts to pass the exam.

Applicants must achieve the following scores on each section.
- 75% or higher on Fundamentals
- 80% or higher on Dosage Calculations

* A course is offered for applicants who do not pass after 3 attempts.

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Straight RN Program

Applicants for the Straight RN program are required to take the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) exam. A cumulative score of 60% is required for admission.

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Straight RN Entrance Exams

Title Day Date Time Location
Entrance Exam Fri Dec 1
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Sat Dec 2
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Saturday, December 2, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Tue Dec 5
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Fri Dec 15
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Friday, December 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Sat Dec 16
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Full
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What:
Entrance Exam
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Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Friday
December 1, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Saturday
December 2, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Tuesday
December 5, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Friday
December 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Saturday
December 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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LPN Entrance Exams

Title Day Date Time Location
Entrance Exam Fri Dec 1
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Sat Dec 2
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Saturday, December 2, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Tue Dec 5
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Fri Dec 15
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Friday, December 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Sat Dec 16
What:  TEAS Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ambria Campus Full
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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Friday
December 1, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


02
Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Saturday
December 2, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Tuesday
December 5, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Friday
December 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Saturday
December 16, 2017
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


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LPN-To-RN Entrance Exams

Title Day Date Time Location
Entrance Exam Fri Dec 1
What:  RN Entrance Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Friday, December 1, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Sat Dec 2
What:  RN Entrance Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Saturday, December 2, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Tue Dec 5
What:  RN Entrance Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Fri Dec 15
What:  RN Entrance Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Friday, December 15, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
Entrance Exam Sat Dec 16
What:  RN Entrance Exam
Where:  Ambria College of Nursing
5210 Trillium Blvd
Hoffman Estates, IL
When: 
Saturday, December 16, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Ambria Campus Sign up now!
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Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Friday
December 1, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


02
Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Saturday
December 2, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


05
Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Tuesday
December 5, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM


15
Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Friday
December 15, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


16
Dec
What:
Entrance Exam
Where:
Ambria Campus Campus
When:
Saturday
December 16, 2017
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


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Ambria College of Nursing is the only private nursing school in Illinois that offers a seamless ladder nursing program which consists of LPN, LPN to RN, and RN to BSN.

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